Registrar Academic Calendar (updated March 21, 2017)
For Undergraduate, Braniff Graduate School, and Ann & Joe O. Neuhoff School of Ministry
January 9-24: Registration for Spring. Verification and drop/add for continuing students.
January 13: Rome students depart. (tentative) Braniff deadline for Fall 2016 Incomplete grades.
January 18: Spring semester classes begin.
January 24: Final registration day.
January 27: Last day course may be added (permission of course instructor required after January 24); last day course may be dropped without record (see withdrawal policy for drops after this date).
January 31: Final day to verify Spring registration.
February 15: Incomplete deadline for undergraduates (excluding students with earlier
deadlines under academic discipline policies).
February 28: Students graduating in May measure for regalia.
March 1: Students graduating in May measure for regalia.
March 6-10: Undergraduate midsemester period.
March 11-19: Spring Break begins at the close of classes, Friday, March 10.
March 20: Midsemester grades due; classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
March 31: Last day to withdraw from classes.
April 3-May11: Counseling and early registration for Fall semester.
April 13-17: Easter Break.
April 14: Good Friday; University closed.
May 2: Rome students return. (tentative)
May 3: Pickup regalia for convocation and commencement Noon -3:00 p.m.
May 4: Convocation honoring seniors, 3:30 p.m. Pickup regalia by 2:30 p.m. Last day of instruction.
May 6: Final Examinations begin.
May 10: Rome students return.
May 11: Final Examinations end. Grades must be turned in for May graduates by Noon. Last day for Fall semester online registration.
Official close of the semester.
May 13: Baccalaureate Mass at 6:00 p.m. followed by President's Reception.
May 14: Commencement, 9:00 a.m.
May 16: All remaining Spring grades due in Registrar's Office. Mayterm begins.
Mayterm & Summer 2017
May 16-June 2: Mayterm - classes also meet Saturdays, May 20 and May 27. Final grades due Monday, June 5.
May 29: Memorial Day, university closed - no classes meet.
June 3-July 15: Summer Rome Program
June 5-July 7: Summer Session I - grades due Monday, July 10.
July 4: Independence Day observed; university closed - no classes meet.
July 10-August 11: Summer Session II - grades due Monday, August 14.
August 31: August conferral of degrees for undergraduates, Braniff, and School of Ministry.